Memphis police respond more than 100 crashes Wednesday

Multiple people hospitalized in Wednesday night crashes

Memphis police respond to 106 crashes since noon

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Emergency responders were called to crashes all across the metro after winter weather moved through the Mid-South Wednesday.

Shelby County deputies investigated a two-car crash on Raleigh-Millington Road near New Allen Road. According to the sheriff’s office, six people were taken to the hospital as a result of the crash, one in critical condition.

Raleigh-Millington Road was closed between Fite and New Allen while deputies worked the scene.

6 hospitalized after 2-car crash on Raleigh-Millington Road

Memphis police also responded to the scene of another crash at Airways and I-240 where three vehicles were involved. One person was taken to a local hospital in critical condition.

Elsewhere, officers blocked westbound Sam Cooper in Binghampton for a two-car crash. Two people were taken to the hospital but are expected to be OK.

Memphis police are on the scene of a multi-car crash at Airways and I-240.
Memphis police are on the scene of a multi-car crash at Airways and I-240.

As of 8 p.m., Memphis police said officers have responded to 106 crashes after noon. Sleet and snow moved across the Mid-South Wednesday, causing hazardous road conditions. A deadly tour bus crash in DeSoto County Wednesday afternoon is being blamed on an icy bridge.

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